20 guideines to be considered when building online chat community.




though the online community feature could be unlimited depending on individuals own view but today we are going to specifically list some of the must add features to an online social community!!!!.

Features of online community



Pointing Domain name-:The domain name is what every online business man or entrepreneur must first think of before the venture of other things.and a domain for social media should be pointing and precise easy to remember and a worldwide domain not locally made in name.

Registration Moderation:- characters should not be added to names and registration should be verified before full access to site.

Comment Exposure:- commenting shouldn't be private. it is good that all users should have access to comment on whichever thread they feel like commenting on.

Profile edit:- individuals should be able to edit their profile details after registration such as editing photos, adding nicks and other Info's.

News feed section:-there should be the last activity of members display randomly on homepage on every refresh made.

Notification Display :- In every social media site their should be a notification aspect when someone comment on your profile or the thread created by you. this feature should be able to be turned on and off.

Presence:-There should be access to online users and total users of individuals private feature.

Individual moderation:- users should be able to moderate their timeline,their friends and also edit and delete the thread made by them

Login participant:- In social networks users should not be able to read threads on the community without login in. there should be a login before access this will unveil their identity and give them a name since they will always register with information.

Finding by search:-users should be able to search for fellow users using the search box.

Dormant accounts:- inactive account for a specific period time should be able to be moderated.this will enable users manage their account properly and give them reasons for checking back on their account on regular basis

Members inactive account:- members inactive account should be moderated and notification should be sent to them in order to notify them.

Private chat: this is what makes your community a chat so it must be included. users should be able to chat with their friends privately

Abuse report:- their should be a page where users can report abuse surrounding the community and in their circle . this will enable spam block!!

making new pals:- Users should be able to add new friends and also delete who ever they want to delete and their should be a limit to which they can add.

Embedding options :- users should be able to create their own sub-groups or pages and also moderate them .

Search engine:- social networks should be submited to search engines but not all aspects should be crawled. area like profile and threads of users should be crawled.

Sub-admin added admin should be able to have almost every access of moderation apart from c-panel moderation. they should be able to delete , and edit users pages moderate users , moderate comments and threads etc

Engagement;- users should be able to tweet,like and share other people's comments and threads

Support portal:- In case users face difficulties there should be a contact area to reach the admin for solutions.

Like i said earlier they are unlimited based on individuals own view. now over to you what do you personally think should be added to an online social community????

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